BOONE — A lawsuit against Watauga County Board of Elections member Jane Ann Hodges by former election poll worker Melanie Byrd Hollar was dismissed on Nov. 14, according to court documents at the Watauga County Courthouse.

RALEIGH – N.C. Congressional District 5, which has extended from Watauga County eastward to Forsyth County for more than 20 years, could be dramatically changed and shifted southward to Cleveland and Gaston counties, according to the N.C. General Assembly.

A recent survey conducted by the Victims of Communism and polled by YouGov, a research and data firm, found that 70% of millennials are likely to vote socialist and that one in three millennials saw communism as “favorable.”

With Thanksgiving Day yet in site, it is not quite time to embrace the Christmas holiday — unless you’re one of the thousands in the High Country who combine their thanks with Operation Christmas Child to create the shoebox gifts that are delivered to millions of children worldwide through S…

When an obviously humane and demonstrably popular policy is implemented by a seriously flawed process, the Supreme Court must do its counter-majoritarian duty. It must insist that not even an admirable social end, supported by a national majority, justifies constitutionally dubious means. Th…